(May 1966)

DC, 1964 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of Jan., April, July and Oct.
On-sale Date
1966-03-03
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Murray Boltinoff

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

The Meteor Man! (Table of Contents)

The Doom Patrol / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Bob Brown
Colors
Jack Adler ?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
superhero
Characters
Doom Patrol [Elasti-Girl [Rita Farr]; Negative Man [Larry Trainor]; Robotman [Cliff Steele]]; Beast Boy [Gar Logan]; The Meteor Man
Reprints

Watch Superman on Television! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

The Adventures of Superman / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Meteor Man [Part 1] (Table of Contents: 2)

The Doom Patrol / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
Arnold Drake
Pencils
Bruno Premiani
Inks
Bruno Premiani
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Genre
superhero
Characters
Doom Patrol [The Chief [Niles Caulder]; Elasti-Girl [Rita Farr]; Negative Man [Larry Trainor]; Robotman [Cliff Steele]]; Beast Boy [Gar Logan]; Mento [Steve Dayton]; Meteor Man [Professor Randolph Ormsby] (villain)
Synopsis
The Doom Patrol join a prominent astronomer aboard a rocket to help study a meteor, but an accident turns the scientist into a being with meteor powers.
Reprints
Keywords
outer space

Don't Hesitate (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Cap's Hobby Hints / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

Job Number
6383
First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm going right home to assemble this model!

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Direct Currents / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Health Myths Debunked! (Table of Contents: 6)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy
Synopsis
How to treat frostbite, a black eye, and does cutting your hair make it grow faster?

Indexer Notes

Previously in November 1962 issues.

Kat Korners the King! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

AMT Corporation / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Superboy Fans! (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Superboy / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Part 2: The Blazing Behemoth (Table of Contents: 9)

The Doom Patrol / comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script
Arnold Drake
Pencils
Bruno Premiani
Inks
Bruno Premiani
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Genre
superhero
Characters
Doom Patrol [The Chief [Niles Caulder]; Elasti-Girl [Rita Farr]; Negative Man [Larry Trainor]; Robotman [Cliff Steele]]; Beast Boy [Gar Logan]; Mento [Steve Dayton]; Meteor Man [Professor Randolph Ormsby] (villain)
Synopsis
The Doom Patrol must defeat the Meteor Man.
Reprints

From the Editor to... Our Readers (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Inferior Five / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Patrol Postscripts / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Murray Boltinoff
Pencils
Bruno Premiani (logo illustration)
Inks
Bruno Premiani (logo illustration)
Colors
? (logo illustration)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Rudy Rankins, Harriet Deutsch, Jill Taussig, Cedric Joseph, Jack Williams, Michael Cretes, Alan Frugis (plus list of readers looking to buy & sell back issues).

No Home for a Robot (Table of Contents: 12)

Robotman Unchained / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script
Arnold Drake
Pencils
Bruno Premiani
Inks
Bruno Premiani
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Genre
superhero
Characters
Robotman [Cliff Steele]; The Chief [Niles Caulder]; Randy Steele (Cliff's brother); Helen Steele (Randy's wife); Lieutenant Briar
Synopsis
Wanted by the police, Robotman visits his brother Randy and his wife, only to find out that Randy is involved with crooks. Meanwhile Lieutenant Briar is assigned with capturing Robotman.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Continuing the early adventures of Robotman before he joined the Doom Patrol.

Super-Hero Joins the Super-Freaks! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Watch the Show! Build the Kit! (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Aurora / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Meteor Man!
    The Doom Patrol
  2. 1. Watch Superman on Television!
    The Adventures of Superman
  3. 2. The Meteor Man [Part 1]
    The Doom Patrol
  4. 3. Don't Hesitate
  5. 4. ["I'm going right home to assemble this model!"]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  7. 6. Health Myths Debunked!
  8. 7. Kat Korners the King!
    AMT Corporation
  9. 8. Superboy Fans!
    Superboy
  10. 9. Part 2: The Blazing Behemoth
    The Doom Patrol
  11. 10. From the Editor to... Our Readers
    Inferior Five
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Patrol Postscripts
  13. 12. No Home for a Robot
    Robotman Unchained
  14. 13. Super-Hero Joins the Super-Freaks!
  15. 14. Watch the Show! Build the Kit!
    Aurora
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